Homer Police Report

Nov. 4

A caller at 1:04 p.m. reported a dump-truck driver following too close on East End Road near Adams Drive.

A caller at 2:50 p.m. asked police to do a welfare check on a man who appeared to be living out of his pickup truck parked on the Spit. Police checked on the man and found all was OK; he was waiting for the ferry.

A security company worker at 7:19 p.m. reported an alarm at an East End Road business. Police and the business manager responded and found all was OK. The manager had accidentally locked an employee inside the building while closing up.

A caller at 10:52 p.m. asked police to do a welfare check on a neighbor on Mattox Road. Police responded.

Nov. 5

A caller at 12:07 a.m. reported being assaulted at a Pioneer Avenue address. Police responded. The incident did not rise to the level of a crime. Police provided transportation to a man to another place for the night.

A person at 3:35 p.m. made a 911 call of people cutting firewood out of driftwood in the storm berm at Mariner Park. Police responded but could not find the suspects.

A caller at 4:52 p.m. reported a car parked in the storm berm on Bishop’s Beach. Police responded and the car’s registered owner was contacted and advised to have the car moved.

Nov. 6

Police at 3:55 a.m. contacted a 32-year-old man driving on East End Road and arrested him for driving while license suspended.

A person at 10:50 a.m. reported a theft from an Alm Lane home.

A caller at 11:45 a.m. reported a civil dispute over a home on Carson Plane and asked for patrols.

A caller at 2 p.m. reported being concerned for a drunk man with possible injuries. Police contacted the man and took him to a medical facility. The man also was issued a trespass notice from a Hazel Avenue address.

A caller at 4:10 p.m. reported a man looking into the window of a Smokey Bay Way building. Police responded but could not find the suspect.

Several callers at 5:03 p.m. reported a loose utility access cover on East End Road that caused a traffic hazard. The cover was replaced.

Two people at 7:27 p.m. visited the police station express concern about a family member. Police at 8:01 p.m. contacted the person and saw evidence of drug paraphernalia at the person’s Skyline Drive home.

A caller at 9:35 p.m. asked police to do a welfare check on a man. Police contacted the man at a Bartlett Street address and took him into protective custody.

Police at 3:34 a.m. contacted a person near vacant buildings on Lake Street near the Sterling Highway.

Nov. 7

A person at 8:42 a.m. made a 911 call of suspicious phone calls. Police advised the caller of options.

A caller at 3:55 p.m. reported a group of four people on the Poopdeck Trail with one person appearing to be bullying another. At 4:47 p.m. a caller reported a fight between people in the group. Police responded and issued trespass notices for the night. Police returned to patrol the area at 5:02 p.m. and arrested a 56-year-old man for indecent exposure.

A caller at 7:12 p.m. reported people outside a Pioneer Avenue home who wished to do harm to the people inside the home. Police responded and arrested a 28-year-old woman on outstanding warrants.

Nov. 8

Police at 1:23 p.m. contacted a 19-year-old woman at a Kachemak Way address and arrested her on outstanding warrants.

A caller at 2:14 p.m. expressed concern for a child and grandparent who were gone from a residence for an extended amount of time without a cell phone. Police said they would be on the lookout for the people. The caller later reported the family members returned home and all was OK.

Police at 7:48 p.m. at 7:58 p.m. assisted Homer Volunteer Fire Department firefighters in responding to calls on Kachemak Way and Alder Lane.

Police at 8:32 p.m. went to a vehicle in the ditch on West Hill Road. No impairment was involved.